7 Gift Ideas for Kids that Inspire Creativity

 Not sure what to get the kids (your kids, nieces, nephews or grandkids) this year?  Skip the electronics and go for a classic gift that will inspire them to be creative.  Don't be afraid to veer off their wish list -- kid...
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DIY Super-Easy Last Minute Costumes for Kids

  Halloween's almost here and the kids still aren't sure what they want to be that day?!?  Not to worry - here are a few SUPER EASY & super cute ideas for inexpensive costumes!  ...
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October Fun at the Weekly Kid's Co-op

    Can you believe October is almost here!  And what's the best part of October (well, besides the wonderfully cool weather :) -- beautiful leaves!! I love to see the leaves change in the fall - colors of red, yellow and ...
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DIY Halloween Countdown Calendar

Countdown the days to Halloween with this DIY calendar and some great activity ideas! My kids just LOVE countdown calendars!   "How many more days until..." -- it's always so much easier to wait if you have something fun to do :-) &nbs...
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DIY: July 4th Caddy

Fun, easy and useful ~ that's the type of DIY projects that I love to do!  Here's a quick caddy you can make for your July 4th table - to hold a plethora of items.  Grab an old, empty paint can along with a few pieces of paper and...
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10 Ways to Recycle Plastic Easter Eggs

Try these creative ways to recycle & reuse plastic Easter Eggs!The Easter Bunny has visited our house for more than 14 years, each time hiding a bunch of (plastic) eggs. Sometimes the egg hunt is inside, other years there will be...
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Fun with the Borrowers & Arrietty

  As a child, I loved the idea that 'little people' might be living in our house.  Books like "The Borrowers" and "The Littles" allowed for much imagination and creative thinking on my part.  When "The Secret World of Arri...
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8 Ways to Give Kids a BIG Canvas

Kids love BIG! Kids love art! Give them a chance to do both together and you’ll be their Hero! Instead of drawing on paper, or painting on an easel, think outside of the box for other ways to allow your kids to express their creativity. ...
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